Eastern Michigan University Rankings

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In the World#978 of 14178
In North America#315 of 2629
In the United States#282 of 2528
In Michigan#9 of 62
In Ypsilanti#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
74%
Average SAT
1080
Average ACT
22
Aid receiving
96%
Undergraduates
14,872
Graduates
2,912
Male:Female Ratio
38:62
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
emich.edu

Eastern Michigan University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate74%77%72%
Applicants14,3234,8269,497
Admissions10,6073,7406,867
Freshmen enrolled full time2,1238201,303
Freshmen enrolled part time291019

6,817 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,141 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,829 or 85%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 970
or below

75% of them
had 1190
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Eastern Michigan University are 970-1190 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
440 or 20%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 19
or below

75% of them
had 25
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Eastern Michigan University are 19-25 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White11166 (63%)
Black or African American2911 (16%)
Hispanic1117 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown841 (5%)
Two or more races643 (4%)
Asian548 (3%)
Nonresident Alien500 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander14 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native11 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$8,296
Students receiving aid
96%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$13,658$18,912
Tuition in-state$13,658$18,912
Tuition out-of-state$13,658$33,600
Fee in-district$100$100
Fee in-state$100$100
Fee out-of-state$100$100

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity4,350
Combined charge for room and board$10,370

Eastern Michigan University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse40014
Social Work18068
Psychology, General1994
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other14331
Business Administration and Management, General10439
Accounting9039
Marketing & Marketing Management, General1197
Speech Communication and Rhetoric1197
Criminology1092
Health & Health Care Administration & Management918
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management817
Biology & Biological Sciences, General7510
Computer and Information Sciences, General68
Engineering & Industrial Management3828
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General65
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management4915
Finance, General529
Occupational Therapy & Therapist2036
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects55
Management Information Systems, General3315
Kinesiology and Exercise Science46
Art & Art Studies, General45
History, General3013
Business & Commerce, General43
Speech-Language Pathology & Pathologist42
Early Childhood Education and Teaching3111
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments140
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation327
English & Language Arts Teacher Education299
Therapeutic Recreation & Recreational Therapy37
Construction Management37
Higher Education & Higher Education Administration37
Political Science and Government, General36
Dietetics & Dietitian2214
Mechanical Engineering & Mechanical Technology & Technician33
Computer and Information Systems Security & Information Assurance32
Film & Cinema & Video Studies32
Mathematics Teacher Education293
Clinical Psychology257
Computer Science1516
English Language and Literature, General263
Physician Assistant29
Science, Technology and Society28
Environmental Studies28
International Business & Trade & Commerce226
Chemistry, General1810
Secondary School Administration & Principalship28
Mathematics, General1611
Hospitality Administration & Management, General27
Economics, General223
Public Administration817
Community Health and Preventive Medicine24
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Autism222
Social Studies Teacher Education23
Public Relations & Image Management22
Music Teacher Education22
Elementary Education and Teaching21
Orthotist & Prosthetist21
Fashion Merchandising164
Child Development20
CAD & CADD Drafting and & or Design Technology & Technician911
Creative Writing127
Entrepreneurship & Entrepreneurial Studies154
Biochemistry19
Journalism19
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor19
Writing, General99
Anthropology18
Sociology134
Legal Assistant & Paralegal17
Reading Teacher Education412
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General124
Health and Physical Education & Fitness, General16
Construction Engineering Technology & Technician16
International Relations and Affairs15
Clinical Laboratory Science & Medical Technology & Technologist15
Counselor Education & School Counseling and Guidance Services15
Educational Leadership and Administration, General15
Communications Technology & Technician14
Geography14
Neuroscience14
Interior Design113
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General14
Historic Preservation and Conservation14
Quality Control Technology & Technician14
Taxation58
Aviation & Airway Management and Operations13
Linguistics76
Women's Studies67
Philosophy112
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology & Technician12
City & Urban, Community and Regional Planning84
Educational Psychology12
Educational & Instructional Technology12
Engineering Technology, General12
Computer Engineering Technology & Technician11
Mechanical Engineering11
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other10
Art Teacher Education73
Adult Development and Aging10
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances54
Music Therapy & Therapist9
Exercise Physiology9
Public Health Education and Promotion9
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other8
Geographic Information Science and Cartography26
Statistics, General44
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities8
Clinical and Industrial Drug Development8
Geology & Earth Science, General7
Physics, General34
Engineering Physics & Applied Physics7
Fine and Studio Arts Management7
Athletic Training & Trainer7
Actuarial Science6
Music Performance, General42
Business & Managerial Economics6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching6
Japanese Language and Literature6
Foreign Language Teacher Education6
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology & Technician6
Education, General6
Airline & Commercial & Professional Pilot and Flight Crew5
Social Sciences, General23
Art History, Criticism and Conservation5
Directing and Theatrical Production5
Accounting and Related Services, Other4
Music, General4
German Language and Literature31
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education4
Molecular Biology4
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management4
African-American & Black Studies3
Spanish Language and Literature12
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education3
Dance, General2
Physics Teacher Education2
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other2
French Language and Literature2
Industrial Technology & Technician2
American Literature (United States2
Information Science & Studies2
Theatre & Theatre Arts Management2
International Economics2
Economics, Other2
Applied Economics2
French Language Teacher Education1
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness1
Computational Science1
Business Teacher Education1
Food Science and Technology, Other1
Biological and Physical Sciences1
German Language Teacher Education1
Fine & Studio Arts, General1
Rhetoric and Composition1
Social Sciences, Other1
Auditing1
Multicultural Education1
Grand Total3,4261,05740
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate46%37%52%
  • Full-time retention rate - 70%
  • Part-time retention rate - 28%

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,460
Citations
123,698

Publication count by topic

Psychology
1,265
Medicine
475
Sociology
433
Computer science
423
Business
323
Biology
318
Political science
302
Mathematics
298
Chemistry
253
Materials science
236
Economics
226
Engineering
158
History
118
Geography
104
Environmental science
76
Art
67
Physics
48
Geology
42
Philosophy
41

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business53011,888
Sociology5616,903
Psychology56339,308
Political science5673,056
Geography7803,166
History867166
Philosophy952129
Economics10373,322
Computer science12287,636
Medicine134411,032
Art139233
Biology142114,180
Mathematics15053,671
Materials science16655,836
Engineering17451,578
Geology1873406
Environmental science18851,042
Chemistry23113,736
Physics2567418

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199076409
199156441
199250436
199366481
199451529
199588501
199693678
199786729
199887839
199976935
2000821034
2001751217
20021011377
20031031785
2004942035
20051302363
20061612647
20071663121
20081693956
20091854756
20101705334
20112396284
20121887178
20132047688
20142438342
20152198499
20162177914
20172507624
20182607053
20192438641
202025810010

General info

Alternative namesEMU
Founded1849
WikipediaEastern Michigan University
MottoEquity, Exemplar, Excellence
Colorsgreen, white
Academic CalendarSeptember to April (September - December; January-April). Also Summer (late June-August) and Spring (May 1-late June) sessions
Total FTE staff1,794
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address401 Pierce Hall
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197
United States
City population19,000
Phone7344878834
Fax+1 (734) 483 2077

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